Close
It looks like you are browsing from
Go to Close
TVs & Displays
Photography & Video
Cooking Appliances
White Goods
Household
Technology
Home TVs Sony TVs Sony KD-43XE7002

Sony KD-43XE7002

£521.98
Sony KD-43XE7002
94
Reviews
140 Reviews
78
Features
Good Features
78
Popularity
Lots of Positive Reviews
77
Value for Money
Very Good
76
Age
2 Years Old
88
Running Costs
£83 Over 5 Years
82
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Our Verdict:
A top-rated and very economical to run 4K 43" TV, good for watching films
4K 43" No 70mm Jan 2016 A
HD Type Display Diagonal OLED / QLED Technology Thickness Release Date Energy Efficiency
Compare
Share on
£
Prices

82

Kagoo Score
Details
Reviews
Spec

Sony KD-43XE7002 Cheapest UK Prices

New Prices
Searching for prices in the UK
Sorry, no matching prices found.
loading image
9 hours agoInstallation Service Available
£521.98
Go to Store
Report an incorrect price | Found it cheaper elsewhere?
1 Price from 1 Store | £521.98
Get Price Alerts

Sony KD-43XE7002 Price History

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks.

Having analysed the historic price trend for the Sony KD-43XE7002 we calculated that there is a 90% chance that prices will remain steady over the next 2 weeks.

Get Price Alerts

82

With outstanding reviews and low running costs, we have ranked the Sony KD-43XE7002 number 48 in 40 inch TVs, number 135 in Netflix recommended TVs and number 221 in 4K TVs.

82

82
Kagoo Score
94
Reviews
79
Features
78
Popularity
77
Value for Money
77
Age
89
Running Costs

82

82
Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 82?

It has very good user reviews with an average user rating of 88%, based on 140 reviews. Looking across the entire Samsung TV range, the average reviews for all Samsung TVs are also excellent.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer televisions with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest TVs 2018.
This Sony TV has an energy efficiency classification of A, and its running costs of £83 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 6,770 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
The KD-43XE7002 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
4K
Supports Wi-Fi
4K HDR picture quality with 4k x-reality PRO for true-to-life entertainment
Plenty of entertainment with full smart TV and a freeview HD tuner
Record shows directly to USB and enjoy them whenever you like
Complete your living room with the TV
Does not feature OLED / QLED technology
Not 3D

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each TV by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age, value for money and running costs.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the TV is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec TVs come to market, the older TVs will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared it with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is very good for playing games, ranking number 59 in TVs for gaming. It is also very good for watching films, ranking number 169 in TVs for films as well being very good for watching sport, ranking number 160 in TVs for sport.
94
Reviews

Average Review Score

4.4 stars (140 reviews).

65%

of Customers Would Recommend
5 Stars
91 Reviews
4 Stars
37 Reviews
3 Stars
4 Reviews
2 Stars
3 Reviews
1 Star
5 Reviews
View All Reviews

How Good Are Sony TVs?

We have analysed 16,211 expert reviews and 433,576 user reviews for TVs available online and used these reviews to determine an average rating for Sony TVs of 89%. This makes Sony the 4th best rated TV brand according to customer reviews.

79
Features

Key Features

4K
Average Display Diagonal
Does Not Feature OLED / QLED Technology
Not 3D
Thicker Than Average
Supports Wi-Fi
Average High Frequency Rate
Supports Digital Video Recording (DVR)
Slower Than Average Motion Interpolation Frequency
Only Supports Netflix and YouTube
4K

The highest resolution of the KD-43XE7002 is 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a Full HD TV, which is the most common resolution. The worst resolution of all TVs is HD Ready and the best is 8K. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

What does "HD type" mean? Less Edit
Average Display Diagonal
loading image

The display diagonal of the Sony KD-43XE7002 of 43" is pretty typical compared to most other TVs. It is larger than 44% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

What does "display diagonal" mean? Less Edit
Does Not Feature OLED / QLED Technology

Like most other TVs, the Sony KD-43XE7002 does not feature OLED / QLED technology. 99% of TVs do not feature OLED / QLED technology.

What is OLED / QLED technology? Less Edit
Not 3D

The KD-43XE7002 is not 3D, although it is worth noting that 81% of TVs are also not 3D.

What does "3D" mean? Less Edit
Thicker Than Average

TVs have thicknesses of between 2.7mm and 970mm, and the average thickness is 63mm. The Sony KD-43XE7002's thickness of 70mm is thicker than average when compared to most other TVs. It is thicker than 71% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

What does "thickness" mean? Less Edit
Supports Wi-Fi
loading image

The Sony KD-43XE7002 supports Wi-Fi. 51% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi.

What is Wi-Fi? Less Edit
Average High Frequency Rate

The Sony KD-43XE7002's high frequency rate of 100Hz is pretty typical compared to most other TVs. It is faster than 45% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

Chart Hide Chart What does "high frequency rate" mean? Less Edit
Supports Digital Video Recording (DVR)

The KD-43XE7002 supports Digital Video Recording (DVR), which is unusual. 86% of TVs do not support Digital Video Recording (DVR).

Chart Hide Chart What is Digital Video Recording (DVR)? Less Edit
Slower Than Average Motion Interpolation Frequency

The motion interpolation frequencies of TVs range from 50Hz to 2,700Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 310Hz. The Sony KD-43XE7002's motion interpolation frequency of only 50Hz is slower than 99% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

Chart Hide Chart What does "motion interpolation frequency" mean? Less Edit
Only Supports Netflix and YouTube

The KD-43XE7002 has a greater number of video apps than most TVs. This Sony television supports Netflix, which is the most commonly supported video app supported by televisions. The video app "YouTube" is also supported by this Sony TV.

Chart Hide Chart What does "video app" mean? Less Edit
Only 3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution supported by the KD-43XE7002 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels TV, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by TVs. Across all TVs the best resolution is 5120 x 2160 pixels and the worst is 4K UHD (2160p) pixels.

Chart Hide Chart What does "display resolution" mean? Less Edit
Supports Screen Mirroring

The KD-43XE7002 supports screen mirroring, which is unusual. 83% of TVs do not support screen mirroring.

Chart Hide Chart What is screen mirroring? Less Edit
78
Popularity

Popularity

The Sony KD-43XE7002 is currently ranked number 264 across all TVs.
77
Value for Money

Value for Money

We determine value for money by calculating a quality score for each product based on its reviews, features and age, and then comparing this quality score to the product price. A TV with a high quality score and low price will get a good value for money score.

There was a cheaper price of £447.97 at Appliances Direct 92 days ago.

The chart below compares the value for money of the Sony KD-43XE7002 against some of its competitors.

Good Value For Money Poor Value For Money
77
Age

Release Date

This television was released in January 2016.

View the latest 2018 TVs

Newer TVs Worth Considering

83

loading image
22 months newer
Better brand
4% cheaper to run over five years

73

loading image
8 months newer
Better brand
Energy efficiency rating is better

86

loading image
16 months newer
Better brand
User reviews are slightly better

80

loading image
£543.58
23 months newer
Better brand
Cheaper to run by £8 over five years

82

loading image
15 months newer
Better brand
Four years longer manufacturer's guarantee

79

loading image
£499.00
10 months newer
Four years longer manufacturer's guarantee
Superior energy efficiency rating

81

loading image
32 months newer
Better brand
Superior energy efficiency rating

82

loading image
£495.54
14 months newer
£26 Cheaper
£19 cheaper to run over five years

84

loading image
17 months newer
Better brand
Higher energy efficiency rating

83

loading image
20 months newer
Better brand
Energy efficiency rating is better

83

loading image
£493.00
21 months newer
£29 Cheaper
User reviews are better

75

loading image
15 months newer
£32 Cheaper
Better brand

79

loading image
7 months newer
£42 Cheaper
Energy efficiency rating is superior

When Are Most New Sony TVs Released?

The most common period for new Sony TVs to be released in is between February and March. If you wait until February 2019 then you might be able to get better features on your Sony TV. Also the price of the current Sony televisions may drop off just before the latest models are released in February. In 2017 most new Sony televisions were released in February, with 34 new Sony televisions released that month. 29 new Sony televisions were released in February 2016 making it the biggest month that year as well for new Sony television releases. March was the biggest month in 2015 for new Sony televisions, with 25 new Sony televisions released that month.

How Fast Do Sony TV Prices Drop After Release?

Sony TVs tend to depreciate faster than most TVs. Most TVs drop in price by 18% in the first 6 months after release. On average, in the first 6 months after release, Sony TVs drop in price by 23%. That means a saving of £201 on a typical £886 new Sony TV if you wait 6 months before buying.

89
Running Costs

OK Running Costs

This TV is rated A for energy efficiency, and based on typical energy prices we estimate that the KD-43XE7002 will cost £83 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 6,770 TVs.

Running Costs

Hours of use per day: hours
Show running costs over: years
Electricity cost when switched on £83.41
Electricity cost when on standby £0.00
@ £0.139 per kwh - Edit electricity price and usage
kwh per hour
kwh per hour left on standby
Electricity price £per kilowatt hour
Annual electricity price inflation %
Water cost when switched on £0.00
@ £0.003474 per litre - Edit water usage and price
litres per hour
Water price £per litre
Annual water price inflation %
Submit Energy Consumption Figures
Total running cost over 5 years £83.41
Running costs for this TV have been estimated based on other similar TVs. If you know how much electricity and water the Sony KD-43XE7002uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
Energy Rating
0.41T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.41 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 11 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

Energy Price Inflation

Manufacturer's Description

Top features:- 4K HDR picture quality with 4K X.

Reality PRO for true-to-life entertainment.

Plenty of entertainment with full smart TV and a Freeview HD tuner.

Record shows directly to USB and enjoy them whenever you like.

Complete your living room with the TV.

How Big is the Sony KD-43XE7002?

loading image
loading image
4.4 Stars

65%

65%

65% of Customers Would Recommend
137
3
<Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep
140 Reviews
5 Stars
91 Reviews
4 Stars
37 Reviews
3 Stars
4 Reviews
2 Stars
3 Reviews
1 Star
5 Reviews
Filters
Only
Only
Picture Quality
84
3
Sound Quality
55
9
Smart Features
1
1
High Definition Quality
5
2
Watching Films
1
1
Stand
1
1
Remote Control
1
0
Watching Sport
1
0
Product Quality
14
3
Price
57
4
Design
56
6
Ease of Use
51
3
Size and Weight
6
2
Environmental Considerations
8
0
Connectivity
6
0
Robustness
2
0
Features
2
0
Support
0
1
No Reviews Found
(140 reviews)
First < Prev Page 1 of 14 Next >

Sony KD-43XE7002 Specification

Key Features
HD Type
Display Diagonal
OLED / QLED Technology
Thickness
Display
3D
High Frequency Rate
LED Backlighting Type
Display Resolution
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Audio
RMS Rated Power
Built-in Speaker
Smart TV
Video App
Screen Mirroring
Smart TV
Smart Modes
News Apps
Operating System Installed
Other Features
Sound Enhancement Technology
Multimedia
Speakers
Picture Enhancement
DVB
Smart TV Applications
Packaging Content
Material
Design
VESA Mounting Interfaces
Colour
VESA Mounting
Power
Energy Efficiency Class
Power Consumption (Typical)
Annual Energy Consumption
Certificates
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
Performance
Digital Video Recording (DVR)
Hard Drive Capacity
Google Application
Packaging Content
Desktop Stand Included
Handheld Remote Control
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet Port
Management Features
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Number of OSD Languages
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Package Dimensions (WxDxH)
Special Features
X-Reality PRO
4K X-Reality Pro

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

samsung kd43xe7002bu, sony kd43xe7002bu, sony p252161p, sony xe7002

Sony KD-43XE7002 - Other TVs Worth Considering

(6 reviews)
£ 522.50
Better brand
4% cheaper to run over five years

£ 529.40
Higher energy efficiency rating
£14 cheaper to run over five years
Better brand
Energy efficiency rating is better

(561 reviews)
£ 502.72
Better brand
User reviews are slightly better
Better brand
Cheaper to run by £8 over five years

(48 reviews)
£ 500.00
Better brand
Four years longer manufacturer's guarantee

£ 499.00
Four years longer manufacturer's guarantee
Superior energy efficiency rating

Today's Best TV Deals

£161 Price Drop
loading image
£1,675
£1,513.68
HD Type
4K
Display Diagonal
65"
OLED / QLED Technology
No
£30 Price Drop
loading image
£349
£319.00
HD Type
Full HD
Display Diagonal
43"
OLED / QLED Technology
No
£949 Price Drop
loading image
1
£3,999
£3,050.00
HD Type
4K
Display Diagonal
65"
OLED / QLED Technology
No
Save £100 Voucher
Voucher - £100 Off
£100 OFF any OLED TV or QLED TV over £999 Enter code CLE100 at checkout.
Found over a week ago
View More TV Deals
Sony KD-43XE7002
PC World Business
£521.98 Buy Now
£
Prices

82

Kagoo Score
Details
Reviews
Spec

×